Power Industry Urges EPA To Extend ELG Compliance For Early Adopters

April 25, 2023
Power and other industry groups are urging EPA to ease provisions in its proposed effluent limits for coal-fired power plants, including extending the deadline to comply with more stringent standards for facilities that were “early adopters” of the 2020 Trump-era rule and warning of the cumulative impacts EPA’s power sector rules may have on grid reliability. “Georgia Power has already invested millions of dollars to implement state of the art wastewater treatment systems at Plant Bowen to comply with the...

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